The table below looks at the statistics for the Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Consultant
Rank 56 26 54
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Consultant 25 79 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 3.41% 8.41% 4.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 8.79% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 22 62 34
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Consultant
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 899 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.96% 95.74% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 612 767 746
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Consultant in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Consultant across the Guildford region.

Consultant Salary Trend in Guildford

Consultant
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Consultant across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Consultant Salary Histogram in Guildford

Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title.

1 25 (40.98%) Oracle
1 25 (40.98%) SharePoint
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
2 24 (39.34%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (37.70%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (34.43%) Scrum
4 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (34.43%) Neural Network
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (34.43%) Predictive Analytics
4 21 (34.43%) QlikView
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 21 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
4 21 (34.43%) .NET
4 21 (34.43%) HDInsight
4 21 (34.43%) Machine Learning
4 21 (34.43%) R
4 21 (34.43%) Tableau
4 21 (34.43%) Big Data
4 21 (34.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 21 (34.43%) Analytics
4 21 (34.43%) Mobile App
4 21 (34.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 21 (34.43%) Performance Management
4 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (34.43%) Waterfall
5 19 (31.15%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (21.31%) Telecoms

Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (40.98%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) NFC
2 6 (9.84%) Wireless
2 6 (9.84%) Internet
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 3 (4.92%) VoIP
5 3 (4.92%) DHCP
6 1 (1.64%) MRTG
6 1 (1.64%) LAN
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
6 1 (1.64%) SNMP
6 1 (1.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.64%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 21 (34.43%) QlikView
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 21 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
1 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
1 21 (34.43%) HDInsight
1 21 (34.43%) Big Data
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 6 (9.84%) Electronics
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Czech Language
4 4 (6.56%) German Language
4 4 (6.56%) Automotive
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (34.43%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (34.43%) Neural Network
2 21 (34.43%) Mobile App
3 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
4 9 (14.75%) Mobile Banking
4 9 (14.75%) Mobile Payment
4 9 (14.75%) EMV
4 9 (14.75%) Cryptography
5 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
6 6 (9.84%) Computer Science
6 6 (9.84%) DTV
6 6 (9.84%) Smartcard
7 4 (6.56%) Replication
7 4 (6.56%) Smart Meter
8 2 (3.28%) Social Network
8 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
8 2 (3.28%) SCADA
8 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.64%) RMADS
9 1 (1.64%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Apple iOS
1 9 (14.75%) Android
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (34.43%) Scrum
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) Predictive Analytics
2 21 (34.43%) Machine Learning
2 21 (34.43%) Kimball Methodology
2 21 (34.43%) Analytics
2 21 (34.43%) Mobile Application Development
2 21 (34.43%) Performance Management
2 21 (34.43%) Waterfall
3 19 (31.15%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
5 7 (11.48%) Identity Management
5 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.48%) Information Security
5 7 (11.48%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Integration Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) R
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) C++
3 2 (3.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) MBA
4 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) CISSP
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) WSUS
1 3 (4.92%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.64%) Ionix
3 1 (1.64%) OpenView
3 1 (1.64%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Oracle
2 24 (39.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (34.43%) Tableau
4 9 (14.75%) Hyperion
5 6 (9.84%) VMware
6 5 (8.20%) Cisco
7 3 (4.92%) HP
7 3 (4.92%) Citrix
8 2 (3.28%) FrontRange
8 2 (3.28%) LANDesk
8 2 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (3.28%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.64%) Juniper
9 1 (1.64%) BMC
9 1 (1.64%) CA